How to Download from Pbs

Download, record and capture video and music from Pbs

Step by Step Guide on How to Download from Pbs

Note: Images below show Youtube as an example only. Pbs can be captured in the same way.
  1. Preparation
  2. Get the Pbs video page address from web browser
  3. Enter the Pbs video page address in Jaksta Media Recorder
  4. Jaksta Media Recorder extracts Pbs video streams
  5. Jaksta Media Recorder downloads the selected Pbs stream quality and format

Preparation

  1. Download the Jaksta Media Recorder installer;
  2. Install Jaksta Media Recorder by running the downloaded installer;
  3. Once installed, start Jaksta Media Recorder from the Windows Start Menu;
  4. Open your favorite web browser such as Chrome, Firefox or Edge;
    Step 1 to download from Pbs

Get the Pbs video page address from the web browser

  1. Navigate your web browser to Pbs and the page hosting the video or music;
  2. Copy the url of the Pbs page hosting the video or music. Select the Pbs url from the address bar and use Ctrl-C or right mouse click and select Copy from the context menu.;
    Step 2 to download from Pbs

Enter the Pbs video page address in Jaksta Media Recorder

  1. Paste the Pbs url into the Jaksta Media Recorder's text box - Enter (or Drag and Drop) the URL of a video page to download using Ctrl-V;
  2. Press enter or click the down arrow ;
    Step 3 to download from Pbs

Jaksta Media Recorder extracts Pbs video streams

  1. The Pbs video will be detected and begin to extract on the Home screen;
  2. If multiple qualities or formats are available for the Pbs video then these will be displayed in the Multiple Streams Detected popup window. To download the format/quality combination you want, double click the entry;
    Step 4 to download from Pbs

Jaksta Media Recorder downloads the selected Pbs stream quality and format

  1. The Pbs video stream will then begin to download on the Home screen;
    Step 5 to download from Pbs
  2. Once the Pbs video download is complete, double click the download entry to watch it in your favorite video player.